Supreme Court Approves Warrantless DNA Sampling, Likens It To Fingerprinting and Photographing



supreme court rules your dna can be swabbed when arrested

Well so much for the 4th amendment. Law enforcement can now force suspects arrested for serious crimes to give samples of their DNA without a warrant, the Supreme Court ruled 5-4 on Monday. The Supreme Court’s decision reversed a 2012 court ruling which said that taking DNA samples from suspects without a warrant was a breach of the Fourth Amendment right to be protected from unreasonable search and seizure. Now all of the sudden, it’s not.

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Supreme Court Approves Warrantless DNA Sampling,
Likens It To Fingerprinting and Photographing

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